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Ron MacLean

CBC Sportscaster Ron MacLean

Profession: CBC Sportscaster


Biography: Best known as the host of Hockey Night in Canada with Don Cherry from 1987 to 2014, and is also a hockey referee.

Born: April 12, 1960
Birthplace: Zweibr├╝cken, Germany
Age: 62 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries

Historical Events

  • 2010-06-03 Canadian sportscaster Ron MacLean saves a man from drowning in the Delaware River in Philadelphia
  • 2019-11-09 Last segment of "Coach's Corner with Don Cherry and Ron MacLean airs after 37 years in Canada

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